The second game of three in one of the most fiercely contested sporting competitions in the world takes place tomorrow when New South Wales take on Queensland in the State of Origin series in Sydney looking to put an end to one of the most depressing runs in NSW rugby league history.
England are poised to name three players aged 21 or younger in their starting backline to face South Africa in the second Test at Ellis Park this Saturday.
Distance does not always lend enchantment.
Manny Pacquiao suffered his first defeat in seven years, a split decision to unbeaten Timothy Bradley that enraged fans of the Philippine boxer who’s won world championships in eight weight classes.
Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky will travel to the Tour de France in two and a half weeks as the favourites after the triple Olympic champion's second successive win in the Critérium du Dauphiné, coupled with a dominant performance on the key mountain and time trial stages from his team-mates.
The former men's world No1 Marat Safin once said that the reason Maria Sharapova is so strong mentally is because she is not really Russian, that her many years spent in the United States had hardened her.
Manny Pacquiao's loss to Timothy Bradley shocked nearly all obersvers - notably the fighters themselves.
Punching the air in triumph, a pumped-up Mo Farah definitively demonstrated the doping allegations levelled at his coach and his training partner off the track had not affected his performance on it.
A good heel turn will evoke the most passionate of responses from a wrestling crowd, which is why they are so sought after.
On last night's Raw, Brock Lesnar threw a car door into the crowd which hit and hurt a fan.